Authorities arrest alleged heroin pushers in Williamsburg

Authorities say they've busted up a Williamsburg drug-trafficking crew that peddled heroin and crack cocaine in bodegas, apartments and on street corners.Police say seven arrests

WILLIAMSBURG - Authorities say they've busted up a Williamsburg drug-trafficking crew that peddled heroin and crack cocaine in bodegas, apartments and on street corners.

Police say seven arrests were made in the sting, which marked the end of a four-month investigation near the Cooper Park Houses.

Prosecutors say the men sold the heroin in envelopes stamped with a variety of brand names.

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